Articles by Zoë Postman

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Cele promises corruption probe at Sophiatown police station

National Commissioner Khehla Sitole to report back to Westbury residents

By Zoë Postman - 2 October 2018
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At least 15 injured as violence erupts in Westbury

Residents throw petrol bombs during protest, police fire rubber bullets

By Zoë Postman - 1 October 2018
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Activists call for improved access to safe abortions

“We have a right as women to choose what we do with our bodies without being questioned”

By Zoë Postman - 29 September 2018
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Bathabile Dlamini could face perjury charges

Constitutional Court rules she must pay 20% of costs of social grant litigation

By Zoë Postman - 27 September 2018
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Zandspruit residents march for better policing

Johannesburg community warns of vigilante action if situation doesn’t improve

By Zoë Postman - 19 September 2018
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Staff at student accommodation in Braamfontein on strike

South Point says it cannot meet workers’ demands and remain viable

By Zoë Postman - 17 September 2018
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Criminal justice system abused to stifle protest, says report

Right2Protest coalition launches State of Protest Report

By Zoë Postman - 7 September 2018
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“The toilets are tin, the classrooms are tin, the office is tin, the kitchen is tin, the storeroom is tin. Nothing is serious here.”

Gauteng learners call for province to fix substandard schools

By Zoë Postman - 31 August 2018
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Bathabile Dlamini off-the-hook for court costs - for now

Delays could have been avoided by Dlamini and former CEO Pearl Bhengu but their conduct was not “in bad faith or grossly negligent”

By Zoë Postman - 30 August 2018
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Union goes to CCMA to get Gautrain finances

Bombela says it is a private company under no obligation to show UNTU its finances

By Zoë Postman - 24 August 2018
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Constitutional Court to rule on right to protest

“SJC10” argue that it should not be a criminal offence to fail to give notice of a protest

By Zoë Postman - 21 August 2018
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Workers commemorate Marikana in Cape Town and Johannesburg

Ex-miners say they are owed benefits

By Mary-Anne Gontsana and Zoë Postman - 17 August 2018
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FEDUSA will go to court to get Gautrain financials

Two-week strike at Gautrain ends

By Zoë Postman - 13 August 2018
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TAC and Corruption Watch want ANC to take action against former Gauteng health officials

Qedani Mahlangu and Brian Hlongwa left health department in “shambles” say civil society organisations

By Zoë Postman - 7 August 2018
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Gautrain workers strike for 10% wage increase and other benefits

Bombela offers 8.6%

By Zoë Postman - 30 July 2018
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We are ready for healing, says new Equal Education general secretary

Organisation looks to build on recent success while learning from mistakes

By Zoë Postman - 25 July 2018